Midway in Liberty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Athletic Programs at Dorchester Academy 1926-1940
—Museum Of African American History —
Erected 2004 by City of Flemington.
Location. 31° 48.061′ N, 81° 27.977′ W. Marker is in Midway, Georgia, in Liberty County. Marker can be reached from East Oglethorpe Highway (U.S. 84) near Lewis Frasier Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8787 East Oglethorpe Highway, Midway GA 31320, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil Liberties at Dorchester Cooperative Center 1940 - present (within shouting distance of this marker); S.C.L.C. and the Voter Education Program 1962-1970 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Working Together at the Dorchester Cooperative Center 1930s-1940s (about 300 feet away); Elizabeth Moore at Dorchester Academy 1925-1932 (about 400 feet away); The Growth Of Dorchester Academy 1874 - 1930s (about 400 feet away); Dorchester Academy Boy's Dormitory (about 400 feet away); Dorchester Academy New Life For Dorchester Academy 1932-1940 (about 500 feet away); We want a school, we need a Teacher 1870-1872 (about 500 feet away); Liberty County Citizen's Council 1946 - 1953 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midway.
More about this marker. Upper right hand corner label reads:
This sign was made possible through the financial support of the City of Flemington with great places to "stay" in Liberty County.
Categories. • African Americans • Civil Rights • Education •
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